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'''George Peabody''' ( ;This is the standard pronunciation in the United States, and presumably how Peabody himself pronounced his name. In Britain, however, the name of George Peabody himself, and of the Peabody Trust, is invariably pronounced as spelt, Pea-body . February 18, 1795 – November 4, 1869) was an Americans in the United Kingdom|American-British entrepreneur and philanthropy|philanthropist who founded the Peabody Trust in Britain and the Peabody Institute and George Peabody Library in Baltimore, and was responsible for many other charitable initiatives.
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History, Modern 3
Stanhope, Charles Stanhope, Earl, 1753-1816 3
Europe Politics and government 1871-1918. 2
Great Britain -- Foreign relations 19th century 2
Great Britain -- Foreign relations 20th century 2
Great Britain -- Politics and government 1760-1820 2
Great Britain -- Politics and government 1837-1901 2
Great Britain -- Politics and government 1901-1936 2
Great Britain. Parliament 2
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 2
World War, 1914-1918 Causes 2
Bass, John, M. (John Meredith), 1845-1908 1
Chronology, Historical 1
Courtney, Leonard Henry Courtney, 1st Baron, 1832-1918 1
Courtney, Leonard Henry Courtney, 1st baron, 1832-1918 1
Courtney, Leonard Henry, Baron, 1832-1918 1
Eastern question 1
Europe -- History 1871-1918 1
Europe -- Politics and government 1
France -- History Revolution, 1789-1799 Literature and the revolution 1
French Revolution, 1789-1804 (General) 1
German literature 1
German literature -- 18th century History and criticism 1
German literature -- 19th century History and criticism 1
Girard College 1
Great Britain Parliament -- Reform 1
Historic sites 1
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Legislative bodies -- Upper chambers 1
Lincoln Day 1
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